Wrong Thinker Extraordinaire
What are the odds a bunch of white guys 100 years ago stumbled on the exactly perfect dimensions of the net? And the exactly perfect number of skaters per team? The game evolves. The rules should do.
Plenty of alcohol involved in the invention of hockey (or should I say cultural appropriation from the Natives). What did you expect from a bunch of drunk guys that don't want to go home to their wives?